Our Staff at Vero Beach Dental Care

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All our professionals at Vero Beach Dental Care maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest standards in dentistry.

Susan, Office Manager

The loveliest office manager there ever was, Susan hails from Whitesville, West Virginia. Susan has been with Vero Beach Dental Care since its birth, welcoming new patients and ensuring every patient is made to feel right at home.

Susan coordinates all insurance processing and assists patients in making financial arrangements for their dental treatment. Her compassion and bubbly personality help to make any paperwork as painless as the dentistry performed at Vero Beach Dental Care.

Riki, Patient and Insurance Coordinator

Riki was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio. She moved to Florida in 2017 and lives in Sebastian with her husband, daughter and fur child, Apollo.

She loves the chaotic, busy softball life with her family and travels most weekends for it. If time ever allows, they are on their boat or at the beach soaking up the sun and sand. Riki has been working in the dental field since 2008. She truly enjoys what she does and is passionate about making your experience at VBDC as smooth as possible.


Kelly joined our family at Vero Beach Dental Care in January 2018. She grew up in Jensen Beach, Florida and earned her Dental Hygiene degree from Indian River State College. Kelly is a member of the IRSC Dental Advisory Board and loves volunteering at her Alma mater. She earned her Bachelor’s degree from St. Petersburg Collge and most recently her Master’s degree from the University of Tennessee in 2017. Kelly is a caring person that strives to make her patients comfortable and ensure that they have an enjoyable dental visit! She is very passionate about helping people understand the importance of their oral health. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, boating and traveling.

Taylor, Dental Hygienist

Taylor was born and raised in Melbourne Fl. She now is a proud resident of Vero Beach and is happy to call this beautiful city her home. Taylor graduated with her associates in arts at Eastern Florida state college in 2017. Going onto further her education at Indian River State College she earned her Dental Hygiene degree in May 2022. You will find that she is compassionate, able to put her patients at ease and ensures a positive dental experience. Taylor loves her career as a dental hygienist, being able to contribute to the oral and systemic health of all her patients.

Outside of work, Taylor loves to spend time with her family, friends, and fur baby outdoors; whether that be boating, sunbathing at the beach, or grabbing something to eat down by the river. 

Melissa, C.D.A.

Melissa was born in Massachusetts, but has lived in Florida since 1974. She resides in Ft. Pierce with her husband. They have two grown children and a new grandson. In her spare time, she enjoys the outdoors and spending time with her family.

Melissa earned her dental assisting certification at IRSC in 2003. She takes great pride in assisting Dr. Morgan and caring for our patients at Vero Beach Dental Care!

Sara, Dental Assistant

Sara was born and raised in Ft. Pierce Florida. She was homeschooled her whole life until she went to college for Criminal Justice. She now lives with her husband and two children in Vero Beach. She enjoys working out with her family and spending the weekends watching her kids play sports.

Sara earned her Dental Assisting Certification at DAA in 2018. She takes great pride in assisting Dr. Morgan and caring for our patients at Vero Beach Dental Care!

Louis Clay, Office Mascot

Louis Clay joined the team in June 2017 and now gets to share the role as the meeter and greeter to all patients at Vero Beach Dental Care.

Louis will always greet patients with a smile and a tail wag and he will never turn down treats or a tummy rub!

When he is not at the office he enjoys long walks outside, chasing the ducks in his backyard and playing fetch with his favorite hedgehog toy!

Vero Beach Dental Care

1515 Indian River Blvd.
Ste. A140
Vero Beach, FL 32960

Office Hours

8:30am – 5:00pm
8:30am – 5:00pm
8:30am – 5:00pm
8:30am – 5:00pm